How non-networkers can work the room

Attending a professional networking event can be like going to a party at a stranger’s house. You scan the crowd, searching for friendly faces, hoping you know at least one other person. When you realize you have to work the event solo, you suddenly feel shy and jittery — especially if working the room doesn’t [...] Read more »

The Occasional Telecommuter: Tips for At-Home Productivity

By Margaret Steen Maybe you’re trying to cut back on driving to save money on gas. Maybe you want to spend less time commuting. Or maybe your sink is clogged and you have to wait at home for a plumber but don’t want to use your precious vacation time. Even people who don’t telecommute every [...] Read more »

5 Ways to Prepare for Job Hunting in 2013

Even though December is generally a slow month for interviews and hiring, job seekers can still take steps this month to help the search process. The online job-matching service TheLadders advises those looking for work that preparation is paramount. And the way that potential employers perceive job candidates online can make or break your chances [...] Read more »

Ideas to Sharpen That Resume – Tips to Write an Effective Resume

Looking to end the job hunting drought? Find out simple and clever ways to sharpen your resume simple, fast, and easy!   Stepping out to find a job is every bit like stepping into a warzone. Naturally, you want a good weapon to come out on top and in job hunting, the best that you [...] Read more »

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